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Principal's Message

 
The staff at Waitz Elementary School welcomes you and your family to the 2019-2020 School Year. We are committed to doing all we can to make this school year a successful experience for every student.

Here at Waitz we take pride in developing our students, teachers, parents and administrators to be the best they can be! This will be my first year serving as Principal at Waitz, and we will soar to new heights each year. All of our initiatives are centered around our district and campus Mission and Vision Statement which centers on student success!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at (956) 323-6600 jreyna27@mcisd.org

Thank you,

Mrs. Jessica Reyna-Garza

News & Announcements

Project RESSPECT: Apologizing

Social Skill of the Week: Apologizing

The Project RESSPECT social skill for this week is "Apologizing". All students are encouraged to practice "Apologizing" in the classroom and at home!

Parents, please check out the 6 simple steps to assist your student in learning our Social Skill of the Week!
Waitz Elementary 5K Run/Walk/Leap

Waitz Elementary 5K Run/Walk/Leap

Please join us on Saturday, February 29th for our first ever 5K Run/Walk/Leap and support our Waitz PPCD class! Click on the link to register!
February 19th Benchmark Testing Lunch Schedule

Benchmark Testing - February 19th

On Wednesday, February 19th all 4th grade students will be benchmark testing. Student lunch times will be a little different to accommodate the testing schedule. Parents will not be allowed to eat lunch with 4th grade students.
Benchmark Testing - February 17th Featured Photo

Benchmark Testing - February 17th

On Monday, February 17th all 3rd grade students will be benchmark testing. Student lunch times will be a little different to accommodate the testing schedule. Parents will not be allowed to eat lunch with 3rd grade students.
Benchmark Testing lunch schedule

Benchmark Testing - February 10th & 11th

All 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students will be Benchmark Testing on Monday, February 10th and Tuesday, February 11th. Student lunch times will be a little different to accommodate the testing schedule. Parents will not be allowed to eat lunch with their 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade student(s).
National School Counseling Week

Counselor's Week

February 3rd-7th is National School Counseling Week! Waitz Elementary is proud to honor our wonderful Counselor, Ms. Cristina Garcia this week. We are extremely blessed to have such a kind and caring individual working with our students and staff! Thank you Ms. Garcia for everything you do for Waitz!

Upcoming Events

Students First * Innovation * Collaborative Ownership
Diversity * Continuous Learning
Our Vision: Mission CISD will prepare and inspire all students to be equipped to excel in the college and career of their choice, dominate 21st century skills in leadership, knowledge, language, and technology to compete in a global economy and serve as successful citizens in their community.

Fast Facts

  • Open enrollment full-day pre-K
  • 1,076 Professional Certifications Earned by Students
  • 12,000 College hours earned by class of 2017
  • Robotics Programs compete Nationally